NICU Expansion Complete

MEDFORD, Ore. — After months of construction, the expansion of the NICU center at the Rogue Regional Medical Center, is finished. A special ceremony broke through a wall on December 1st. Now, almost 9 month later, it is ready to care for pre-mature babies from all over the region and into Northern California. This new … Continue reading »

Emergency Responder Training Wraps Up

MEDFORD, Ore. — Local first responders and medical professionals are wrapping up day two of the State of Jefferson EMS Conference. The conference is a training program to practice skills and get up-to-date with the latest in emergency care. Members of Medford Fire, nurses, and EMT’s went through simulations using realistic dummies that breathe, display … Continue reading »

May Is Stroke Awareness Month

May 2, 2012 By Kaylin Krashesky MEDFORD, Ore. — Strokes are the third leading cause of death in the United States and Tuesday marks the start of Stroke Awareness Month. ┬áStrokes are not only the third leading cause of death in the United States, but they are also the leading cause of adult disability. Stroke … Continue reading »

RVMC Receives New 3-D Echocardiogram

February 21, 2012 By Kaylin Krashesky MEDFORD, Ore. — New technology at Rogue Valley Medical Center is allowing cardiologists to have a better look at the heart. The hospital has four new 3-D echocardiography machines. The machines are used during open-heart surgery and allow the cardiologists a 3-dimensional look at the heart while surgeons are … Continue reading »